UFC 239 Media Day Faceoffs: Watch Ben Askren & Jorge Masvidal Trade Verbal Jabs
UFC 239's media day took place today, and not surprisingly, the event featured some pretty intense faceoffs.
As you can see by watching the video below, it looks like Masvidal wasn’t thrilled with Askren’s line of questioning. Light-heavyweight champ Jon Jones also had to cope with an extremely intense stare from Thiago Santos, as did Michael Chiesa from Diego Sanchez.
It should be an interesting night. Here is the line-up for UFC 239, which will take place in Las Vegas.
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UFC Light Heavyweight Championship
Jon Jones (c) vs. Thiago Santos
UFC Female Bantamweight Championship
Amanda Nunes (c) vs. Holly Holm
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Welterweight: Jorge Masvidal vs. Ben Askren
Light Heavyweight: Jan Blachowicz vs. Luke Rockhold
Welterweight: Diego Sanchez vs. Michael Chiesa
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Featherweight: Gilbert Melendez vs. Arnold Allen
Bantamweight: Marlon Vera vs. TBD
Strawweight: Claudia Gadelha vs. Randa Markos
Bantamweight: Alejandro Perez vs. Yadong Song
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Middleweight: Edmen Shahbazyan vs. Jack Marshman
Welterweight: Ismail Naurdlev vs. Chance Rencountre
Female Bantamweight: Julia Avila vs. Pannie Kianzad